Young People’s Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We ensure that consistent and effective safeguarding procedures and policies are in place to support pupils and staff at school. If a pupil or parent has a concern they should contact the school immediately.

Please see our policies and procedure for further details.

Child Protection, Adult Protection and Safeguarding Policy

Safeguarding Procedure

If anyone is worried that a pupil is being abused or there are safeguarding issues, the senior designated member of staff should be contacted. Alternatively you can contact the LADO (Local Authority Designated Officer) at the Local Authority.

As part of safeguarding the pupils of the Young Peoples Academy we will ensure that no political view is promoted. If political views are discussed as part of the school curriculum we will ensure this is a balanced discussion.

The Safeguarding team

Designated Safeguarding Lead: Michelle Stephenson Tel: 01895 446747 or Email

Deputy Safeguarding Lead: Clare Bailey Tel: 01895 446747 or Email:

Local Authority Designated Officer (LADO): Rob Wratten Tel: 01895 250975 Email:

Hillingdon MASH Team Tel: 01895 556633 Email:


YPA has a good understanding and built a rapport with my son. He has been happy and well cared for to the point where he has met his full potential and thrived. The right balance and structure has provided for my son’s complex needs. Thank you for your continuous support.  Parent

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